Category Archive for "FAQ’s"

Centrelink Age Pension asset test changes to hit 1st January 2017.

02.11.2016

Harsher asset testing will see Age Pension entitlements cancelled from 1st January 2017 for most pensioners currently receiving less than $375pfn for a single pensioner or $250pfn each for a couple. These amounts are for pensioners living in their own…

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What are SMSF concessional contributions?

11.03.2016

What are concessional contributions? And is there are cap on how much my employer can add to my SMSF? Here’s what you need to know. Self-managed super funds (SMSF) can be a great way to take a hands-on approach to…

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What’s in your credit report?

29.02.2016

Part of having a savvy financial attitude is knowing exactly where you stand. When you’re weighing up your options for property investment or enquiring about taking out a home loan, it’s important to have all the facts before you make…

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Power of attorney: Just the basics

18.12.2015

Should the worst happen, you’ve hopefully got life or income protection insurance to cover you. However, the financial side of things isn’t all you should think about. For example, what about who’s going to make important legal, property or financial…

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What kind of borrower am I?

04.12.2015

Buying a home can be a richly rewarding experience, particularly in the Whitsunday Shire. In fact, no matter their scenario, Australians are embracing property ownership with gusto. Research from the Australian Bankers’ Association show that housing-related borrowings have jumped 7.3…

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